The incident was reported around 2:19 p.m. in the 4100 block of Parkside Avenue.
Imani Lewis was reported missing Tuesday night from her home on the 1200 block of Magnolia Avenue.
Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey says that fortunately, no officers were hurt as they battled with the gunman before shooting and critically wounding him.
Chopper 3 over the scene at about 8:30 p.m. at the 5200 block of Jefferson Street in Philadelphia’s Parkside section.
According to police a male in his twenties was shot numerous times on 49th Street near Thompson Street in West Philadelphia’s Parkside neighborhood.
A Delaware County man, working with children as a Sunday school teacher and a basketball coach, is now facing child pornography charges.
Police are hunting for a gunman who sprayed several homes with bullets, wounding a man who was asleep in his bed inside his home, from a playground in the Parkside neighborhood of West Philadelphia.
Police are investigating the shooting death of a teenage girl inside a West Philadelphia home where she was babysitting on Tuesday night.
One person was injured in a car accident overnight in Philadelphia.
Fire officials are investigating the cause of a blaze that damaged six homes in West Philadelphia early Wednesday morning.
Authorities say more cops are on duty as a “proactive step” — as neighbors express concerns that the blazes are the work of an arsonist.